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The Staff Excellence Awards celebrate and recognise the achievements of staff right across Queen's. Open to all staff, awards will be presented in six categories with individual prizes of £1,000 available.

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Staff Excellence Awards


Almost 200 nominations were received for the Staff Excellence Awards. Find out who has been shortlisted



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About the awards

Nominations were received across six categories.

Nominations were accepted from staff and students and were a mixture of: self-nomination; manager nomination; colleague or student nomination.

Award Categories

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How to nominate

Nominations closed on Friday 2 December 2016 at 5pm.

Almost 200 nominations were received.

Shortlisting and Judging


Judging Panel

Chaired by Senate member Marion Matchett, the Judging Panel is made up of representatives from the main staff categories from across the Faculties and Professional Services and a student representative.

The Panel assessed nominations against the criteria listed in each award category.

Meet the Judging Panel

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Shortlist Announcement

The shortlist will be announced in January 2017.

Shortlisted candidates and nominators will be contacted directly. A list of the shortlisted candidates will be posted on the Excellence Awards website, in the weekly Staff Round Up and on the Staff Twitter account (@QUBstaff).

Awards Ceremony and Prizes

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Awards Ceremony

The Staff Excellence Awards Ceremony will take place on Friday 3 February 2017.

Nominators and shortlisted individuals and teams, as well as key stakeholders and other staff, will be invited to attend the ceremony.

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Individual winners will receive a personal prize of £1,000. Team winners will each receive £1,000 with a cap of £5,000 per team.

In addition, all winners will receive a trophy, certificate and a place on the Excellence Awards Roll of Honour with a summary of their achievements.

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